Skip to main content

American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library

M. C. Migel Library, American Printing House for the Blind

The M.C. Migel Library at the American Printing House for the Blind, Inc. (APH) is one of the largest and most important research collections on the non-medical aspects of blindness and visual impairment in the world. Established more than 75 years ago by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), the M. C. Migel Library was acquired by APH in 2009. The collection contains items on aging, orientation and mobility, education, employment, and rehabilitation. It also includes a collection of items relating to deaf-blindness, fictional titles that feature blind or visually impaired characters, books on Helen Keller, children's books that touch on blindness and visual impairment, and many important AFB publications dating back to the 1920s.


APH Annual Reports -
http://www.aph.org/museum/collections/featured/annual-reports/

The American Printing House for the Blind was founded in 1858 and began publishing an annual report in 1860. These, and other historic annual reports, have been indexed by the APH museum.


American Association of Workers for the Blind Proceedings -
http://www.aph.org/museum/collections/featured/aawb-reports/

The American Association of Workers for the Blind (AAWB) was created in 1905. It consisted primarily of administrators and workers at sheltered workshops. Later, other blindness professionals (particularly those from vocational rehabilitation programs) joined the AAWB. The AAIB (the instructors) and the AAWB (the workers) joined together in 1984 to become The Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER).


American Association of Instructors of the Blind -
http://www.aph.org/museum/collections/featured/aaib-reports/

SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Published
Creator
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Henry E. Garrett
texts
eye 7,372
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Includes Conventions 44-49 1970-1981
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
Mainstreaming preschoolers; DHEW publication, no. (OHDS) 78-31110
Topic: Education
Contract No. 105-76-4115; USGPO: 1981-697-552; Stock No. 017-090-00054-2
Topic: Rehabilitation
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
texts
eye 5,069
favorite 0
comment 0
Rehabilitation Service Series, Number 210
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Monograph 002
Topics: Rehabilitation, Veterans
Topic: Organizations
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Edward Bradford Titchener
texts
eye 4,256
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by National Association for the Parents of the Visually Impaired
texts
eye 4,145
favorite 0
comment 0
By-Laws, Minutes, Newsletters and various documents: A brief history of NAPVI -- Funding information -- IEP -- Publications and articles -- Membership -- Office procedures -- Annual board meetings -- Executive board -- Legislative correspondence -- NAPVI workbook
Topic: Organizations
This is a journal beginning in January 1914, Vol. 1 No. 1 through December 1916, Vol. 3 No. 12
Lists of blind persons in the UK receiving pensions from charities specially intended for the blind
Topic: Statistics
Mainstreaming preschoolers; DHEW publication, no. (OHDS) 78-31115
Topic: Education
Topic: Laws and Legislation
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
texts
eye 3,182
favorite 0
comment 0
"The publication covers the ongoing activities and business of the Association including what's happening with individual chapters and divisions, AER-sponsored events, elections and nominations, AER policies, and names of new members." - AER website
Topic: Rehabilitation
Topic: Veterans
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by James Edward Peabody, Arthur Ellsworth Hunt
texts
eye 2,934
favorite 0
comment 0
New Edition
Topic: Health
Lists of blind persons in the UK receiving pensions from charities specially intended for the blind
Topic: Statistics
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Library of Congress, Division for the Blind
texts
eye 2,768
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Library and Information Services, Braille
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by American Printing House for the Blind
texts
eye 2,746
favorite 0
comment 0
Volunteer and Commercially Produced Materials for Visually Handicapped Students
Topic: Assistive Technology
This is a journal beginning with February 1917 Vol. 4 No. 2 through December 1919, Vol. 6 No. 12
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by National Diabetes Data Group
texts
eye 2,650
favorite 0
comment 0
NIH Publication No. 85-1468, August 1985; USGPO: 1985 529-018/30902
Topics: Statistics, Health
Second Edition
Topic: Statistics
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by G. Révész, H. A. Wolff
texts
eye 2,526
favorite 0
comment 0
With 105 illustrations
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
93rd Congress, 2nd Session, Senate, Document No. 93-65
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
Newsletter, The Leading Magazine About Deafblindness, Sense
Topic: Organizations
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
This includes volumes 126-131 printed 1958-1963 covering years 1957-1962.
Topic: Schools for the Blind and Visually Impaired
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by National Association for the Parents of the Visually Impaired
texts
eye 2,424
favorite 0
comment 0
By-Laws, Minutes, Awareness Newsletters, and various documents spanning approx. 1980-1988
Topic: Organizations
Published August 1963
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by N.A.T.O. Advanced Study Institute
texts
eye 2,221
favorite 0
comment 0
Les Systemes Sonars Animaux, Biologie et Bionique, Tome 1
Topics: Assistive Technology, Orientation and Mobility
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Organizations
Includes Conventions 34-43 1960-1969
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
International Library of Psychology Philosophy and Scientific Method Series
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Published November 1936
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
Topics: Labor and Employment, Veterans
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Arkansas Enterprises for the Blind
texts
eye 1,993
favorite 0
comment 0
Topic: Organizations
Topic: Attitudes towards Disabilities
Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
Topic: Deafblindness
This includes volumes 117-121 printed 1949-1953 covering years 1948-1952.
Topic: Schools for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Published August 1962
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
On Cover: The Objectives of Christian Education in Contemporary Society
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Rivista Trimestrale
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
månedsskrift for de blindes venner utgitt av norges blindeforbund
Topic: Visual Impairments
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Eugen Holländer
texts
eye 1,835
favorite 0
comment 0
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
This includes volumes 122-126 printed 1954-1958 covering years 1953-1957.
Topic: Schools for the Blind and Visually Impaired
månedsskrift for de blindes venner utgitt av norges blindeforbund
Topic: Visual Impairments
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by United States Civil Service Commission
texts
eye 1,782
favorite 0
comment 0
Pamphlet 14, Fourth Edition; Formerly Operations Manual for the Placement of the Physically Handicapped
Topic: Labor and Employment
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Subcommittee on Human Communication and Its Disorders, National Advisory Neurological Diseases and Stroke Council 1969
texts
eye 1,777
favorite 0
comment 0
NINDS Monograph, no. 10
Topic: Multiple Disabilities
The presentation of this course is funded by Project ACTION through the National Easter Seal Society under a cooperative agreement with the US Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration
Topic: Accessibility
Published August 1964
Topic: Congresses and Conferences
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by William Brown Doherty, Dagobert D. Runes
texts
eye 1,738
favorite 0
comment 0
Topic: Veterans
American Printing House for the Blind, Inc., M. C. Migel Library
by Department of Education, Philippines; Philippine Printing House for the Blind; Resources for the Blind, Inc.
texts
eye 1,726
favorite 0
comment 0
The basic information of the Revised Filipino Code remains the samebut explanations have been expanded and more simulated braille examples have been added. Reading and writing exercises are included for mastery of the code. Lessons presented are hierarchically arranged to facilitate learning.
Topic: Braille
Social Work Series
Topic: Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
Topic: Dog Guides
For Blinded Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen ; For Men and Women Blinded on War Service
Topic: Veterans
DHEW Publication No. (HAS) 77-5290
Topic: Bibliography
This is a journal beginning with January 1920 Vol. 7 No. 1 through December 1922 Vol. 9 No. 12